Subject: I have found a DVD that I think you would enjoy
|The History of Black New York|
Actors: Colin Powell, Malcolm X, Jackie Robinson, Cab Calloway, Adam Clayton Powell
Director: Marino Amaruso
Genres: Educational, Documentary, African American Cinema
This critically acclaimed film examines the history of New York's African-American citizens and culture from the early 1600s through today. Featured are segments on civil rights, politics, business, military heroes, the Ha... more »
I Learned Something!
yomama11 | 02/05/2009
(5 out of 5 stars)
"I was very impressed. There are some facts(?) mentioned that I was not aware of; specifically, free black people in New York around the same time, or before European immigrants. I told some co-workers about this DVD, who's families immigrated to New York. They are anxious to see it. Next question. Should I let them borrow mine, or make them buy there own. We'll see how much they really are into history."